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What to do When Your Grad School Recommendation...

2016-12-02T11:04:29Z

What happens if the all important grad school recommendation letter doesn't arrive?



8 Tips to Boost Your Productivity and Manage...

2016-12-02T11:04:29Z

How to manage your time, improve efficiency, and say sane during your years as a grad student.



I Didn't Get into Grad School! Now What?

2016-12-02T11:04:29Z

It's difficult to learn that you're not among a graduate program's top choices, but rejection is common. Here's how to deal.



Time Management Tips for Graduate Students

2016-12-02T11:04:29Z

Time management is essential for success in graduate school. The best way to avoid burnout in graduate school is to keep track of your days and maintain daily progress towards your goals



Parts of the Academic Job Application

2016-12-02T11:04:29Z

What you will submit in order to apply for a job as a college professor



What is a Recommendation Letter?

2016-12-02T11:04:29Z

Letter of recommendation for graduate school - brief definition.



8 Mistakes to Avoid in Grad School

2016-12-02T11:04:29Z

Good grades do not guarantee success in graduate school. The most successful grad students avoid committing these common mistakes.



Should You Pursue a Graduate Degree in History?

2016-12-02T11:04:29Z

Consider these pragmatics in deciding whether to go to grad school in History.



How to Get a Letter of Recommendation for...

2016-12-02T11:04:29Z

How do you get a great letter of recommendation that will win you a spot in graduate school?



Choose & Improve Your GRE Scores:...

2016-12-02T11:04:29Z

Improve your odds of graduate school admission by choosing which GRE scores to send grad schools and using the GRE Diagnostic Service to increase your scores.



What is Medical School Really Like? What to...

2016-12-02T11:04:29Z

What can you expect in medical school?



Should You Take a GRE Prep Course?

2016-12-02T11:04:29Z

Some say it’s the best way to prepare for the GRE and others say it’s a scam. Is a GRE review course right for you?



Questions to Expect During Your Grad School...

2016-12-02T11:04:29Z

Prepare for your grad school interview by considering this list of common questions.



What You Need to Know About a Graduate Program...

2016-12-02T11:04:29Z

Before you begin that graduate school application, ensure that you know these 12 things about the grad program.



Three Common Reasons for Medical School Rejection

2016-12-02T11:04:29Z

Increase your odds of admission to medical school by keeping these common reasons for rejection in mind.



What Not to Include on Your CV

2016-12-02T11:04:29Z

You may know what goes into an effective CV, but do you know what to leave out?



What You Should Ask During an Academic Job...

2016-12-02T11:04:29Z

Got an academic job interview? Here's what to ask to determine if that faculty position is for you.



Any reference is good, right? Nope! 7 Tips for...

2016-12-02T11:04:29Z

Some letters of recommendation actually hurt students. Here are 7 characteristics of bad letters - what not to do when writing a recommendation.



How Graduate School Is Different from College

2016-12-02T11:04:29Z

How do you make a smooth transition to graduate school? First be aware that graduate school is very different from undergraduate college.



Some Grad School Rejections are Not About the...

2016-12-02T11:04:29Z

Sometimes grad school rejection has nothing to do with a student's application. Some applicants are rejected by graduate programs for reasons outside of their control. Why you might have been rejected.



Questions to Expect During an Academic Job...

2016-12-02T11:04:29Z

Be prepared for your academic job interview with answers to these questions.



Don't Share too Much with the Admissions...

2016-12-02T11:04:29Z

Many applicants share too much in their personal statements.



Dos and Don'ts for Requesting a Grad School...

2016-12-02T11:04:29Z

How you request a recommendation influences its quality. What to do (and not do) to get a grad school recommendation letter that helps your cause.



My Prof Told Me to Write My Own Recommendation...

2016-12-02T11:04:29Z

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Why You Should Not Go to Law School

2016-12-02T11:04:29Z

Make sure that you're informed before you apply to law school. Consider these reasons why law school may not be a good idea.



12 Don'ts for Getting Letters of Recommendation...

2016-12-02T11:04:29Z

There are lots of things that you can do to improve your chances of getting a good letter of recommendation from faculty . But, what shouldn't you do?



You Need 3 Letters to Apply to Grad School: Who...

2016-12-02T11:04:29Z

Recommendation letters can make or break your grad school application. How do you choose professors to write on your behalf?



Should You Discuss a Low GPA in Your Graduate...

2016-12-02T11:04:29Z

Your best bet always is to focus on your strengths. Is it ever ok to talk about a poor GPA?



How Much Time Should I Give My Prof to Write My...

2016-12-02T11:04:29Z

How much time does my recommender need to write a good letter of recommendation for my graduate school application?



Can You Apply to Grad School in a Different...

2016-12-02T11:04:29Z

Can you pursue an undergraduate degree in one field and then a graduate degree in another? Are you limited by your college major?